Greenspan, Francis S. & David S. Gardner
Title Lange: Basic & Clinical Endocrinology (Sixth Edition)
Book Condition Fine
Jacket Condition N/A
Edition Sixth Edition
Size 7" x 10"
Publisher LANGE 2001
083850597X / 9780838505977
Illustrator DIAGRAMS & ILLUSTRATIONS
Seller ID MLBE965
The sixth edition of this clinical guide to endocrinology offers new chapters on AIDS endocrinology, endocrinology of obesity, diabetes mellitus, cancer, bone disease, endocrine function in sexual development and growth, new diagnostic tests and therapies, and the latest advances in molecular biology of endocrinology to complete this up-to-date text on the diagnosis and management of endocrine disorders. Contents include hormone synthesis and release, mechanisms of hormone action, endocrine autoimmunity, hypothalamus & pituitary, growth, thyroid gland, mineral metabolism & metabolic bone disease, glucocorticoids & adrenal androgens, endocrine hypertension, adrenal medulla, testes, ovaries, abnormalities of sexual determination & differentiation, puberty, endocrinology of pregnancy, regulatory peptides of the gut, pancreatic hormones & diabetes mellitus, hypoglycemic disorders, disorders of lipoprotein metabolism, obesity, hormones & cancer, humoral manifestations of malignancy, multiple endocrine neoplasia, geriatric endocrinology, endocrine emergencies, and AIDS endocrinopathies. With an appendix table of normal hormone reference ranges. 891 pages with 360 two-color illustrations.
endocrinology, pathophysiology, Molecular biology,